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School Board of the City of Virginia Beach
Bylaw 1-9



Qualifications for election or appointment to, and continuing service on, the School Board of the City of Virginia Beach are established in the legal reference to this bylaw.

Upon election or appointment, School Board Members shall make oath, as required by Code of Virginia Section 15.2-1522, to qualify for office.

Upon election or appointment, as a condition of assuming office, School Board Members shall file a disclosure statement of their personal interests with the Board Clerk, as required by the Virginia State and Local Government Conflict of Interests Act.

Legal Reference:

Charter of the City of Virginia Beach § 16.06, as amended. Qualifications of candidates for election to the board.

Code of Virginia § 22.1-29, as amended.  Qualifications of members.

Code of Virginia § 22.1-57.3, as amended.  Election of school board members.

Code of Virginia § 24.2-506, as amended.  Petition of qualified voters required, number of signature required; certain towns excepted.

Code of Virginia § 24.2-507, as amended. Deadlines for filing declarations and petitions of candidacy.

Code of Virginia § 15.2-1522, as amended. When and how officers qualify.

Code of Virginia § 15.2-1523, as amended.  Record of qualification.

Code of Virginia § 15.2-1526, as amended.  Removal vacates office.

Code of Virginia § 15.2-1526, as amended. Certain officers not to hold more than one office.
Code of Virginia § 24.2-500, as amended. Qualification of candidates.

Code of Virginia § 24.2-502, as amended. Statement of economic interests as requirement of candidacy.

Code of Virginia § 2.2-3115, as amended. Disclosure by local government officers and employees.

Adopted by School Board: July 21, 1992
Amended by School Board: September 5, 1995
Amended by School Board: August 17, 1999
Amended by School Board: February 20, 2001
Amended by School Board: December 2, 2008